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Sarah Omotayo
Sarah Omotayo

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Jonesboro, Ga.

High School:
Mundy's Mill HS

Height:
5-7

Event:
Sprints/Hurdles

05/13/2012

Track and Field Golden Eagles Claim Two Event Titles, Advance Six to Finals

Norwood, Bowie win event titles

04/28/2012

Golden Eagle Track & Field Teams Conclude Home Schedule on Positive Note

Golden Eagles record 29 top eight-finishes

04/15/2012

Track and Field with Solid Outing at the Mississippi Open

Three athletes finished with career-best marks

04/01/2012

Golden Eagle Track & Field Teams Conclude Competition at Texas Relays

Golden Eagles capture an individual title event and record two school record performances

03/25/2012

Golden Eagle Outdoor Track and Field Teams Conclude Competition at Alabama Relays with 14 Top Eight Performances

USM had 14 performances in the top eighth among the events

Personal Bests:
60 Meters - 7.81 (indoor)
200 Meters - 26.46 (indoor)
60-Meter Hurdles - 8.77 (indoor)
100 Meters - 12.17 (outdoor)
400 Meters - 58.42 (outdoor)
100-Meter Hurdles - 14.53 (outdoor)
400-Meter Hurdles - 1:02.47 (outdoor)

Junior (INDOOR): Turned in a time of 7.81 in the 60 meters ... Ran a personal best time of 8.77 in the 60-meter hurdles ... Placed seventh at the C-USA Championship ... (OUTDOOR): Ran a time of 12.17 in the 100 meters and placed fifth at the Golden Eagle Classic ... Posted a time of 58.452 in the 400 meters ... Recorded a personal best time o 14.53 in the 100 meter hurdles ... Also ran a personal best time of 1:02.57 in the 400 meter hurdles ... Sophomore (INDOOR): Set a new personal-best mark in the 200 meters with a 26.46 at the Meyo Invitational ... Ran in four events in the 60-meter hurdles with a season best 9.06 ... (OUTDOOR): Ran a 14.90 at the C-USA Championships in the 100-meter hurdles, a new personal best ... Posted a 1:04.57 at the C-USA Championships ... Freshman (INDOOR): Ran a time of 7.81 in the 60-meters ... Posted a time of 26.51in the 200-meters ... Placed second in the 60-meter hurdles at the Cowboy Indoor with a time of 8.87 ... (OUTDOOR): Ran a season-best time of 15.20 in the 100-meter hurdles ... Posted two top eight finishes ... Posted a season-best time of 1:04.36 in the 400-meter hurdles ... Best finish was fifth at the USA Invitational ... High School: Attended Munday's Mill High School, where she competed in the 100, 200 and 400 meters and the 300-meter hurdles ... Recorded top performances of 12.1 in the 100, 24.9 in the 200, 57.2 in the 400 and 44.3 in the 300-meter hurdles ... Named the 2007 Athlete of the Year, while claiming national championships in the 200 meters and the 4x100-meter relay in 2003 ... Won multiple state championships ... Owns the school record in the 300-meter hurdles ... Personal: Daughter of Fred and Toni Omotayo ... An interdisciplinary studies major.

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06/09/2012 | Track

Demydova Wins Triple Jump National Title at NCAA National Outdoor Track and Field...

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06/07/2012 | Track

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06/07/2012 | Track

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06/06/2012 | Track

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06/05/2012 | Track

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05/27/2012 | Track

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05/25/2012 | Track

Two More Golden Eagles Qualify for NCAA National Track & Field Outdoor Championship

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05/25/2012 | Track

Two Golden Eagles Qualify for NCAA Division I Outdoor Track and Field Championship

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05/18/2012 | Track

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